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Robert Neville, a doctor,due to an experimental vaccine, is the only survivor of an apocalyptic war waged with biological weapons. The plague caused by the war has killed everyone else except for a few hundred deformed, nocturnal people calling themselves "The Family". The plague has caused them to become sensitive to light, as well as homicidally psychotic. They believe science and technology to be the cause of the war and their punishment, and Neville, as the last symbol of science, the old world, and a "user of the wheel", must die. Neville, using electricty, machinery, and science attempts to hold them at bay
This second adaptation of Richard Metheson\'s science-fiction novel, I Am Legend, the first being, The Last Man On Earth, unfolds in a post-apocalyptic 1976. Charlton Heston is Robert Neville, the sole recipient of a serum that enabled him to survive an onslaught of germ warfare between Russia and China - which seemingly rendered him the last \"normal\" human alive. Neville lives in a garnish, antique strewn L.A. penthouse. During the day, he roams through the vacatn city. At night, he fends off a bloodthirsty horde of mutant scavengers garbed in Spanish inquisition robes and sunglasses, led by Matthias, a former television newscaster in his good ol\' premutant days. Matthias and his half-human vampires want to kill Neville. Neville\'s last man on Earth status is shattered when he comes across a group of young people, presided over by a sexy and cynical Lisa.